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Explosion At London's Parsons Green Tube Station LIVE Updates: Traffic On Tube Restricted

London:  An explosion on a London tube’s Parsons Green Station is being investigated by the police. The tube services have been restricted around the area. The metropolitan police, London Ambulance services are at the scene. The station is in Zone 2, very close to Wimbeldon, an important area in London.

Here are the live updates of London’s Parsons Green Station incident:

 

Police said they were aware of reports on social media and would release facts regarding the incident once they could be sure of their accuracy.

A picture has been shared by several users on Twitter that shows a burning white bucket near the exit of a train. According to reports, passengers saw a fireball and ran in panic.

London’s Ambulance Service releases statement:

“We were called at 8:20am to reports of an incident at Parsons Green underground station. We have sent multiple resources to the scene including single responders in cars, ambulance crews, incident response officers and our hazardous area response team, with the first of our medics arriving in under five minutes. Our initial priority is to assess the level and nature of injuries. More information will follow when we have it.” said Natasha Wills, Assistant Director of Operations at London Ambulance Service.